Make teaching main idea more exciting with these main idea games/centers for 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students

Main Idea Centers for Upper Elementary

I don’t know very many teachers who actually LIKE teaching main idea. It’s such a difficult, abstract, and BORING concept to teach. It seems like either kids get it or they don’t – and more often than not they don’t. Because students are usually confused when finding the main idea and supporting details of a passage, it can be difficult …